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University of Phoenix
After reporting more drops in revenue and student enrollment, the Apollo Education Group, Inc. announced its board of directors is exploring "strategic alternatives."
Jan. 12, 2016
OSIRIS-REx mission logo
A student-built experiment designed for the University of Arizona’s mission to an asteroid is now part of the spacecraft.
Jan. 12, 2016
Arizona Snowbowl
Ski resorts on national forest land now will have to prove they have sufficient water supplies, due to a U.S. Forest Service regulation. The rule arose out of concerns about limited water resources in the West.
Jan. 12, 2016
Mayor Jerry Nabours isn't personally in favor of enacting a higher living wage for Flagstaff but that doesn't mean he's in support of Governor Ducey's threats to penalize cities that do.
Jan. 12, 2016
In his State of the State Address, Gov. Ducey urged democrats, who had previously opposed Proposition 123, to now rally behind the legislation as it heads to voters in May.
Jan. 12, 2016
The Obama administration has awarded nearly $6 million in grants to 26 eligible tribes in an effort to address widespread homelessness among Native American veterans.
Jan. 12, 2016
Detainees processed at Arizona Border Patrol stations allege they were forced to sleep on concrete floors, denied adequate medical care and held in cells with frigid temperatures.
Jan. 11, 2016
Clay, panning
Clay has long been thought to contain medicinal properties. But new research suggests particular types of clay containing certain elements may directly kill harmful bacteria.
Jan. 11, 2016
Bus Strike
Contract negotiations continue Monday as a bus strike in Phoenix moves into its 4th day. Officials with Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1433 and transit company Transdev met Sunday evening to begin negotiating.
Jan. 11, 2016
The list is not surprising: more money for K-12 education, restoring spending cuts to universities, better oversight of the Department of Child Safety and prison reform.
Jan. 11, 2016
Industry Armament pledged to clear back orders, invest in new equipment and expand the production facility currently used by Scottsdale-based Predator Tactical.
Jan. 11, 2016
The state treasury is flush with a $325 million surplus, and Ducey will face pressure to restore funding to universities, K­12 education, county and city funding and social services cut during the Great Recession.
Jan. 11, 2016
ASU engineering symposium
Arizona is recognized as a leader in educational opportunities for science, technology, engineering and math. But the state consistently ranks near the bottom for how it prepares its students. This has leaders worried recent STEM investments may be squandered.
Jan. 11, 2016
The recent rain has pushed back harvesting and could damage certain crops, but would provide more grasses for cattle.
Jan. 11, 2016
Some election stakeholders are concerned the process of redrafting the state's campaign finance laws could open the door to relaxing certain disclosure rules.
Jan. 11, 2016
solar panels on a roof
Some of the country’s major solar companies are leaving Nevada after a controversial rate hike was approved for the state’s largest utility.
Jan. 11, 2016
On the field
With more than a dozen ways for fans to watch Alabama take on Clemson, the Megacast operation lives up to its name.
Jan. 11, 2016
school classroom
It’s not unusual for Arizona’s business community to keep close tabs on what’s happening at the state Capitol, but they’ll be especially focused on public education during the new legislative session.
Jan. 11, 2016
Arizona is the only state in the country that isn’t operating a Children’s Health Insurance Program. One state lawmaker plans to change that.
Jan. 8, 2016
A Tucson musician has written new music for songs thousands of years old.
Jan. 8, 2016

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